NCERT: National Council of Educational Research And Training
In 1961, the Government of India established the National
Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT) as an autonomous
organization to assist and advise the governments at the Centre and in States in
the implementation of their policies for education, especially to bring about
qualitative changes in school education and teacher preparation. Over the years,
he Council has evolved into a unique organization, with its increasing range of
activities that has influenced school education in India.